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  1. 7 Artists From Coachella to Check OutRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 15 | Time

    The Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival took over Indio, CA this past weekend and will repeat the feat this weekend.


  2. Mercy alive and well at Alpha Boys' SchoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 14 | Jamaica Observer

    ... subject to misunderstanding and misinterpretation," commented Sister Marie Chin, area administrator of the Sisters of Mercy, when I called her after hearing the reports. "We appreciate this opportunity to explain that the closing of the residential ...


  3. Federation Gothic: the Perth Girls Orphanage on Adelaide TerraceRead the original story

    Sunday Apr 13 | ABC News

    ... and orphans were generally put into the workhouse, but it was considered unsuitable, and early in 1868 the Sisters of Mercy set up a Catholic orphanage in Leederville, but that was strictly for the Catholics," Mr Offen said. "This galvanised the ...


  4. Mercyhurst Prep mourns Erie shooting victimRead the original story

    Sunday Apr 13 | Erie Times News

    ... dead on Saturday at UPMC Hamot after an early morning shooting at 609 Kahkwa Blvd., officials said. "The Sisters of Mercy and the Mercyhurst Prep community are devastated by the tragic death of Abram Sorek," stated a post this morning on the Erie ...


  5. Sad day of Alpha home closureRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 11 | Jamaica Observer

    ... including some of Jamaica's finest musicians. The school was founded by the religious order of The Sisters of Mercy and has had a proud and illustrious record over the years. The Sisters of Mercy was founded in 1831 by Catherine Elizabeth McAuley, ...


  6. Alpha Boys' Home ending housing serviceRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 9 | Jamaica Observer

    ... during a press conference at her ministry at Trafalgar Road in Kingston yesterday. According to Hanna, the Sisters of Mercy - a Catholic order of nuns who are responsible for the operations of Alpha Boys' Home in Kingston and St John Bosco Boys' ...


  7. VexRead the original story

    Monday Mar 31 | Ink 19

    Vex were enthusiastic participants in UK anarcho-punk circa 1983, playing shows with the likes of Conflict, kitted out in the requisite armor of studs and leather, raging against the Thatcherite machine.


  8. Walk for AIDS will benefit House of MercyRead the original story

    Friday Mar 28 | The Gaston Gazette

    ... on April 5 will raise AIDS awareness and money to help care for residents of House of Mercy in Belmont. The Sisters of Mercy founded House of Mercy in 1991 to provide a home and compassionate nursing care for low-income persons living with AIDS. ...


  9. Beverly Youmans named St. Joseph's/Candler McAuley Award winnerRead the original story

    Thursday Mar 27 | SavannahNow

    ... one of the people who nominated her. The award is named in honor of Catherine McAuley, who founded The Sisters of Mercy in the hopes of bringing education, health care, social justice, and spiritual guidance to those in need. It's presented annually ...


  10. Lauralton goes back to its roots with Irish Night March 1Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 27, 2014 | Milford Mirror

    ... to "empowering women for life," and fostering a community atmosphere enriched by the Mercy tradition. "The Sisters of Mercy were founded by Catherine McAuley in Dublin," said Lauralton Hall President Antoinette Iadarola. "Irish Night pays homage to ...


  11. After 112 years the brothers bid farewellRead the original story

    Feb 17, 2014 | Warrnambool Standard

    ... and hundreds of Christian Brothers followed, contributing to teaching and community work in the region. The Sisters of Mercy established St Ann's College in 1872 and in 1902 St Joseph's Christian Brothers began a boys' school laying the foundations ...


  12. Sister by SiblingRead the original story

    Feb 15, 2014 |

    The Sisters of Mercy now sound like a hollow-voiced travesty of goth rock, but there was clearly a moment when, for kids like Joe Bates, Sid Bryan, and Cozette McCreery, they represented the height of cool.


  13. Sonisphere 2014 stage line-ups and day splits for Knebworth festivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 28, 2014 | Crow

    ... our long-time friends in Metallica. Devin Townsend Project, thrash metallers Anthrax, gothic rockers The Sisters of Mercy, Macclesfield three-piece The Virginmarys, American deathcore band Carnifex, London classic metallers Voodoo Six, American ...


  14. Limp Bizkit Join Sonisphere 2014 Line-Up [News]Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2014 |

    ... the festival on Friday, July 4. Joining Limp Bizkit on the bill are Anthrax , Dropkick Murphys , the Sisters of Mercy , Carnifex , Devin Townsend , Silverstein , the Virginmarys , Voodoo Six and Chas & Dave . Other names previously announced include ...


  15. Children mark MLK Day with crafts, petsRead the original story

    Jan 21, 2014 | The Citizens' Voice

    ... provides after-school activities for 130 children, said the center's director, Sister Eleace King. The Sisters of Mercy oversee the center for the Wilkes-Barre Housing Authority. Misericordia University's Campus Ministry organized the activities and ...


  16. Blues boss de Keyzer to wow LMCRead the original story

    Jan 1, 2014 | The London Free Press

    ... in 1971. Over the years, he's made his was back to New York, performing as a multi-instrumentalist in The Sisters of Mercy , a Leonard Cohen musical production. At his own shows, you'll catch him mixing a few ballads in with cult classics and some ...


  17. Blues boss de Keyzer to wow LMCRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 1, 2014 | The London Free Press

    ... in 1971. Over the years, he's made his was back to New York, performing as a multi-instrumentalist in The Sisters of Mercy , a Leonard Cohen musical production. At his own shows, you'll catch him mixing a few ballads in with cult classics and some ...


  18. The Sisters Of Mercy - FloodlandRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 29, 2013 | MusicEmissions

    I have a love-hate relationship with Goths and their music. On the one hand I can love bands like Bauhus and the Cure , and then there are bands like the Sisters of Mercy who seem to me to be almost a parody of themselves.


  19. John Everett named Physician of the YearRead the original story

    Dec 26, 2013 | Red Bluff Daily News

    ... excellence in caring for patients in a manner consistent with the Mission and Philosophy of the Sisters of Mercy. The selection is based on nominations from employees, board members, fellow physicians, volunteers and Sisters of Mercy. Upon receipt ...


  20. Angels of the Battlefield: Catholic sisters as Civil War nursesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 16, 2013 | WIS-TV Columbia

    ... of the sisterhoods who brought their nursing skills to their new communities in the United States were the Sisters of Mercy. "The Sisters of Mercy fulfilled a very important role with the military on both sides during the Civil War because there ...